beat out

verb

Definition of beat out

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make or perform by or as if by beating

  3. 2 :  to mark or accompany by beating

  4. 3 :  to turn (a routine ground ball or a bunt) into a hit in baseball by fast running to first base

1588

First Known Use of beat out

1588

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